Convention of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad


Detailed Plan - The 59th Convention of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad

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The 59th Convention of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad will be held in Hawaii in June 2018, in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of GANNENMONO; the first Japanese immigrants.
We are waiting for your participation.



◆History of Nikkei society in Hawaii that began by GANNENMONO: Click here!
◆Histroic spots of Nikkei in Hawaii: Click here!
◆The detailed plan of the 59th Convention is as below.

Theme
Participants
Program
Venue
Organizer
Leaflet 

■How to Entry (PDF - 2nd page)←Registration Closed
■Registration for the Convention←Registration Cloesd.

*Contact information;

taikai*jadesas.or.jp/+81-45-211-1780

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■Theme■

Share the worldwide NIKKEI legacy for the future!
- Commemorating the 150th anniversary of GANNENMONO in Hawaii -



■Participants■

about 300 participants from 20 countries(予定)



■Program■

DAY 1

June 6th (Wed)
(at Sheraton Waikiki)

7:30~

Registration

9:00~

Opening, Introduction of participating countries

Commemorative Speech: Mr.Shinichi Kitaoka (President of the JICA)

Keynote Speech "Human networking after Japan's modernization and migration"

Speaker: Prof. Kotaro Horisaka(Emeritus Professor - Sophia University / Managing Director - The association of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad)

Noon

Lunch

PM

Panel Discussion

Plenary Session

Presentation of Declaration of the Convention

Evening

Welcome Party


DAY 2

June 7th (Thu)

■150th Anniversary Ceremony and Symposium ※Click here to see the details.

Those who registered for the Convention of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad from outside of Hawaii do not need to purchase ticket of June 7.

(at Sheraton Waikiki)

9:00~

150th Anniversary Ceremony
Organizer: The GANNENMONO Committee

Noon

Lunch

PM

Symposium
Organizer: The GANNENMONO Committee

Evening

Reception hosted by the Japanese Government


Optional Tours

Entry for optional tour closed.



※The Program is subject to partial change.



■Venue■

Sheraton Waikiki

2255 Kalakaua Ave, Honolulu, HI, 96815, USA
電話:+1 808-922-4422



■Organizer■

The Association of Nikkei & Japanese Abroad


■Sponsors■

KYODAI Remittance

VIVA VIDA MEDICAL LIFE CO.,LTD.


■Auspices■

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan/National Governors' Association/Japan International Cooperation Agency/The Japan Foundation/Keidanren/The Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry/ Japan External Trade Organization(JETRO)/Japan National Tourism Organization(JNTO)/The Overseas Japanese Press Association